On fighting rape.

Curious Kels

Let me preface this by saying one thing about my position, that MUST be clear. Rape – sexual assault of any kind – is bad. It is wrong and there is NEVER justification for it happening.  This blog post is focused more on the rape/sexual assault of women and girls, not to dismiss the fact that men are sexually assaulted too, just because this is where my head has been going lately.

My issue is more with how this is being fought. Where the focus has been rather than where I think it needs to be. I don’t have all the answers on how to make this stop, but I know that if we don’t question what is and isn’t working now we’ll never work it out. So I question it now.

In particular, I question the “should” argument. I question the focus on a woman’s right to nakedness or…

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